These bone needles in this picture are made out of bones from animals like deer. These bone needles were developed and used by the Powhatan native Americans. Even though most needles are usually used to sew cloth and leather together, these needles primarily help weave baskets together.
This reenactment of the Jamestown settlement shows a house that would most likely belong to someone like govener of the settlement would live since most people would have houses that were much smaller. As you can see, in front of the house is a chest plate and a helpmate that a colonists would wear. Since all men and boys living in the Jamestown settlement double as soldiers, that armer would've been worn by colonists every day so that they would get used to the feel of the armer.